Shelley Parker-Chan’s fantasy debut is a stirring and thought-provoking epic that is sure to become a classic of the genre.

Bruce Chilton’s new book sheds fascinating light on one of history’s most notorious dynasties.

The new film from Pablo Larraín is a claustrophobic blend of biopic, psychological drama, and gothic horror.

The eighth episode of the sprawling sci-fi epic moves the story forward but still struggles to overcome its limitations.

The proposed anti-woke university is another example of how intellectually bankrupt the “free inquiry” advocates have become.

The election results in Virginia show just how dire the situation is, and how necessary it is for Democrats to get some important things done.

Lindsey Davis manages to deftly weave together historical fiction and murder mystery in another of her delightful books.

Dr. Thomas J. West III

Ph.D. in English | Film and TV geek | Lover of fantasy and history | Full-time writer | Feminist and queer | Liberal scold and gadfly

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store